Madani wants Deoband fatwa to 'defend Islam' in Modi era
Madani wants Deoband fatwa to 'defend Islam' in Modi era

Jamiat Ulama-I-Hind leader Maulana Mahmood Madani has urged Darul Uloom Deoband to issue a fatwa on how to defend Islam in the wake of increasing campaigns against minorities during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rule, reports said on Thursday.

Slain Darul Uloom student buried amid tight security

The body of the Darul Uloom Deoband student, who was shot dead by unidentified gunmen, was laid to rest amid tight security at his native village here, police said Thursday.

Slain Darul Uloom student buried amid tight security

The body of the Darul Uloom Deoband student, who was shot dead by unidentified gunmen, was laid to rest amid tight security at his native village here, police said today.

Darul Uloom Deoband welcomes SC verdict on homosexuality

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict declaring gay sex illegal and asked the Centre not to repeal Section 377 that criminalises homosexuality.

Darul Uloom Deoband seeks CBI probe into Muzaffarnagar violence

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband on Wednesdemanded a CBI inquiry into the Muzaffarnagar violence saying the judicial probe ordered by the state government was not acceptable to people of the minority community.

Photography is unlawful and sin: Darul Uloom Deoband

India`s leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom has issued a fatwa, saying "photography is unlawful and a sin".

‘Fronting Modi would prove detrimental to BJP’

Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi, the ex-vice chancellor of Darul Uloom Deoband, has said that making the Gujarat Chief Minister the election campaign committee head of BJP will prove detrimental to the party.

No place for terrorism in Islam: Darul Uloom Deoband

There is no place for terrorism in Islam, leading Islamic seminary Darul-uloom Deoband`s Vice Chancellor Maulana Abdul Khalik has said.

Muslims won`t mind if Modi is elected prime minister: Vastanvi

Ghulam Muhammad Vastanvi on Sunday said that Muslims should not have any problem if people of the country elects Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the prime minister.

Providing girl`s photo for marriage not allowed: Darul Uloom

In a fatwa issued yesterday, the seminary said providing photo of a girl to boy`s family for fixing wedding is against Shariat law.

Darul Uloom Deoband bans students from using camera phones

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued an order banning its students from using mobile phones with cameras and seized 14 such devices from the hostel.

Deoband issues fatwa against use of perfume

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against tattoo and use of perfume with alcohol content.

Darul Uloom should modernise: Jamia VC Najeeb Jung

Jamia Milia Islamia VC Najeeb Jung on Tuesday rued that Darul Uloom Deoband had failed to adopt modern education for its students.

Deoband`s fatwa against Panchayat order

Deoband issued a fatwa denouncing an order by a local community Panchayat to socially boycott a man and his family for giving divorce to his wife.

`No to second marriage for muslims`

Leading Islamic seminary Darul
Uloom Deoband has appealed to Muslims not to marry for the
second time since it is hard to provide "equal justice" to two
wives in "Indian custom".

Deoband issues fatwa against full body scans

Leading Islamic seminary
Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against full body
scans, ruling that the exercise is against the Shariyat law.

Ban Salman Rushdie for life: Deoband

Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband said there should be a life ban on Salman Rushdie`s entry into India.

Rushdie visit: Govt rules out ban; author unfazed

Controversial author Salman Rushdie has brushed aside opposition to his India trip by top Islamic Seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, saying he does not need a visa to visit the country.

Don`t allow Rushdie in India: Deoband VC

Rushdie should not be allowed to visit India. If he visits it would be adding salt to the injuries of Muslims, Maulana Abul Qasim Nomani said.

Deoband fatwa against selling of firecrackers

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against manufacturing and selling of firecrackers, saying it was against Sharia law.